Newport Jazz Festival

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1961

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Newport Jazz Festival, Freebody Park June 30, 1961 Louis Armstrong Maynard Ferguson Dave Brubeck        
Newport Jazz Festival, Freebody Park July 1, 1961 Count Basie Chico Hamilton John Coltrane        
Newport Jazz Festival, Freebody Park July 2, 1961 Gerry Mulligan Stan Getz Sarah Vaughan        
Newport Jazz Festival, Freebody Park July 3, 1961 Duke Ellington Slide Hampton Quincy Jones        

 

The Newport Jazz Festival Lineup 1961



FRIDAY

Louis Armstrong

Maynard Ferguson

Cannonball Adderley

Dave Brubeck

Carmen McRae

Ramsey Lewis

Lambert, Hendricks and Ross

Carmen Delavallade



SATURDAY

Count Basie

Chico Hamilton

John Coltrane

Horace Silver

Gloria Lynne

The Jazztet

Bill Henderson

Norma Miller and The Jazzmen



SUNDAY 

Gerry Mulligan

Stan Getz

Sarah Vaughan

Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers

George Shearing

Eddie Harris 

Oscar Peterson

Al Minns & Leon James

Symphony Sid



MONDAY

Duke Ellington

Miriam Makeba

Slide Hampton

Cal Tjader

James Moody with Eddie Jefferson

Quincy Jones

Mel Torme

Cleo & Bernard

Carl Henry

Jack Lazare

 

Program and festival lineup courtesy of http://newportjazzfest.net/

 

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